RihRih Says Madonna Helped Inspire Her To Do Ho Isht

- By Bossip Staff

We probably have Madonna to thank for Rihanna’s love of streetwalker wear and chameleon ways.

Rihanna has named Madonna as the pop icon who has inspired her the most.

The ‘California King Bed’ star praised the 52-year-old singer for being able to continually reinvent herself successfully after three decades in the industry.

When asked about her inspirations, Rihanna told We Love Pop: “I think that Madonna was a great inspiration for me, especially on my earlier work.”

She added: “If I had to examine her evolution through time, I think she reinvented her clothing style and music with success every single time.

“And at the same time remained a real force in entertainment in the whole world.”

Speaking about her own experience with image changes, the 23-year-old said: “I’m over my Rated R period, even though it was very successful for me.

“It was tough because I was forced to maintain a certain image for so long and now I just want to get out of that.

“I want to have more fun with my music, my image and be more experimental. So, with Loud, I got a bit more rebellious and did whatever I wanted to do. I reinvented my image and took creative control.”

Rihanna also gave props to fellow fashion forward diva Lady Gaga. While RiRi respects Gaga for her daring, take-no-prisoners fashion sense, she prefers a less outrageous look for herself. “I don’t think I could walk down the street wearing bubbles or a dress made of ham, [but] what Lady Gaga has done has been kind of amazing,” she acknowledged. “I am the opposite. I wear clothes I would wear on the street. I’m all about a real look.”

SMH… Let us find out, all that freaky isht we know RihRih is down to do — but she won’t wear a bubble dress? Okay cuz pum pump shorts and sheer bras are so much more of a “real look”.

More Stories From Bossip


Bossip Comment Policy
Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.